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Heart vs Brain

So my heart and brain are currently at war with each other. There is a distinct stigma in our society that to have any kind of weight loss surgery is to take the easy way out. 283 more words

Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy

Listening To My Body

I’ve been waking up around one in the morning the past few nights. I wake up and can’t immediately fall back to sleep. I’ll be up for a couple hours, fall back asleep and wake up again still long before my scheduled time. 287 more words

Weight Loss

I'm Super Sexy... or is it sweaty?

Sunday is the start of the week, right? Or are you one of those weirdos that counts Monday as the start of the week? Anyway, I think like most people, I think of Sunday as my “fresh start” day. 513 more words

Sleeve Talk Saturday: 5 Things You Should Know Before Choosing A Surgeon

Welcome to the first ever Sleeve Talk Saturday.  While I was planning out posts for the blog, I realized that I wanted to break out my experiences step by step and provide tips and resources to get you through the process.   1,159 more words

Bariatric Surgery

One Month to go!

Today officially marks one month till VSG day! Eeek! I only have two things left to do before then. Next Tuesday I have my last appointment with the surgeon and a 3 hour class basically about post-op nutrition. 164 more words

Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy

The Days Following....

Waking up as I was going to my room, I was a little fuzzy.  But very glad it was over.  At least the surgery was over. 768 more words


General Appointment Part - II

Dr. Eslami earned his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Tehran in Iran. Upon graduation, Dr. Eslami completed two years of service in the military as a general practitioner. 422 more words

Gastric Bypass